Despite a game-high 16 points from Hiew Zi Jie (SIM #37), Singapore Institute of Management took a 53--49 loss to a composed Ngee Ann Polytechnic team in the National Youth Sports Institute Basketball League.
With three treys and a team-high 17 points, Chin Wan Qing (SIM #2) led Singapore Institute of Management past Ngee Ann Polytechnic 67--51 in the National Youth Sports Institute Basketball League.
All-around play helped SIM fend off a second-half scare and beat five-time champions NTU 64--62 for their first ever IVP Women's Basketball Championship title.
SIM and NTU got the best of their respective semi-final opponents to set up a second clash, this time in the final of the IVP Women's Basketball Championship.
Thrower Melissa Yee struck gold again on the last day of the Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic (IVP) track and field competition with a second gold medal and new personal best in discus throw, while National University of Singapore (NUS) had a clean sweep of the overall titles for the fourth year running.
National pole vaulter Chan Sheng Yao clinched his first ever IVP gold medal and set a new men’s pole vault record at 4.71m to complete a strong comeback after failing to clear any height in last year's competition.
Shermaine See (NTU #5), Amanda Lim (NTU #9) and Au Zi Yi (NT #18) scored game-high 17 points each to propel NTU past SIM and secure a spot in the final.
Despite game-high 16 points from Bryan Gregory Kor (SIM #11), a balanced scoring from NTU gave NTU the victory.